Board members

Head of the Board, Prof. Igor Yakymenko

Head of NGO EuroStudies Platform, Professor of Environmental Science at the Department of Environmental Safety of National University of Food Technologies, Kyiv, Ukraine. During last years, Prof. Yakymenko has been studying and teaching European Union policies and best practices in sustainability and environmental protection. He developed and implemented new university teaching courses on European Union Environmental Policies, and on European Union Sustainability in term of Jean Monnet Module and Chair, which he is currently running. Currently, Prof. Yakymenko is promoting the idea of all-national Association of Ukrainian professors and researchers adhered to European Union sustainability. He has a long-term experience in successful international collaboration, being Fulbright Visiting Scholar at School of Public and Environmental Affairs, Indiana University, USA, a participant of Erasmus+ programme activities, and closely collaborating with European colleagues from Czech Republic, Sweden, Austria, Germany and Finland.

Board member, Dr. Oksana Salavor

Board member of NGO EuroStudies Platform, Associate Professor of Environmental Science at the Department of Environmental Safety of National University of Food Technologies, Kyiv, Ukraine. She has a strong technical background in food technologies and is experienced in green technologies. During last years, Dr. Oksana Salavor has been studying and teaching European Union policies and best practices in sustainability and environmental protection. She is a team member of two Jean Monnet Activities (Module and Chair), which has been implemented during last years at the Department of Environmental Safety. She has developed and implemented new university teaching courses on Green Technologies in Food Production in term of her participation in Jean Monnet Chair on European Union Sustainable Food Production and Consumption. Also, she is actively participating in formation of nation-wide Association of university teachers and researchers in European studies on sustainability volunteering be a board member of NGO EuroStudies Platform. She has great management and communicative skills, and is a reliable team player.

Board member, Yevgenii Shapovalov

Board member of NGO EuroStudies Platform, Research Fellow in Digitalization of Education at Junior Academy of Science of Ukraine, PhD candidate in Biotechnology. Since 2016, he is an active participant of Jean Monnet activities at National University of Food Technologies, Kyiv, Ukraine, and had created a few digital courses and web-oriented systems to study and analyze different aspects of European integration of Ukraine. Also, he participated in developing university teaching courses on European Union Environmental Protection, and on European Union Sustainable Food Production and Consumption. Being a team member of two Jean Monnet Projects (Module and Chair) during last years, Yevhenii provided professional support of all online activities of the projects, including developing and running websites and online presentation of teaching materials of the projects. Also, Yevhenii closely collaborates with young academic community in Ukraine and abroad, being a coordinator of non-formal student research center Geek Work Space in Kyiv, Ukraine.

Jean Monnet Support of Associations
Project "Enhancing European Union Studies and Research on Smart, Sustainable and Inclusive Growth in Ukrainian Universities"

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